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March 05, 2013 · By Cassandra Profita

Why We're So Far Behind On Biofuel Targets

A major cellulosic ethanol project is underway in Boardman, but the U.S. is hopelessly behind on reaching its targets for production nationwide.

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Filed under: Renewable energy, Ethanol, Biofuel


Jan. 09, 2013 · By Cassandra Profita

Troubled Oregon Ethanol Plant Now Shipping Oil

This seems rather ironic: The Columbia Pacific Biorefinery in Clatskanie, built to produce renewable corn-based ethanol fuel, is apparently cashing in on domestic oil production. Continue reading →

Filed under: Energy, Columbia Pacific Biorefinery, Ethanol



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In the Pacific Northwest, the environment is personal - it's where we live, work and play. Oregon Public Broadcasting's Ecotrope will bring you news and insight on the region’s environmental issues. Site curator Cassandra Profita is an award-winning reporter with degrees in journalism and environmental studies.

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